Careers at Fonterra

At Fonterra, you have the opportunity to make a difference to millions of lives. We provide nutrition to 1 billion people in more than 140 markets, and this would not be possible without our people.

There’s more to milk than meets the eye and Fonterra offers talented people a world of career options – from agribusiness to science, and research to marketing and sales.

As the world’s leading dairy exporter and milk processor, Fonterra employs 22,000 people worldwide. A vast network of offices and sites provides diverse career opportunities – including right here in Sri Lanka.

We have a variety of corporate roles supporting our consumer brands, ingredients and foodservice business based in the local head office; careers in logistics, supply chain and manufacturing to support our two manufacturing sites; and roles for our dairy development work to uplift our dairy communities.

Our Fonterra Talent Development programme is in place to provide development opportunities for employees by creating exposure to different functions and roles. We value global mobility and offer global assignments within other markets to develop our talent.

Across Asia, more than 90 per cent of our management is home-grown talent. Our people are our greatest asset, and once you’re on-board we want you to be the best – so we train you to lead in your field.